Central Okanagan Regional District

The Regional District of Central Okanagan has announced the winners of its first Okanagan Shines Spring Poetry Contest. (Pixabay)

RDCO announces spring poetry contest winners

The district received 70 poems starting from May 1

The Regional District of Central Okanagan has announced the winners of its first Okanagan Shines Spring Poetry Contest. (Pixabay)
Kelowna firefighters participate in an exercise in this Sept. 11, 2019 photo. (Natalia Cuevas Huaico - Capital News)

North Westside residents shocked at fire chief’s suspension

Communities association president said they don’t know why the suspension happened

Kelowna firefighters participate in an exercise in this Sept. 11, 2019 photo. (Natalia Cuevas Huaico - Capital News)
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RDCO hosts Okanagan Shines Spring Poetry Contest

Central Okanagan residents are encouraged to wax poetic on how they are inspired by nature

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Campfires banned in Central Okanagan to support COVID-19 efforts

The ban follows the provincial decision to suspend open burning until April 15

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Playground in Kelowna, B.C. (Contributed)

Central Okanagan playgrounds close due to COVID-19 concerns

The closures are to prevent the spread of the virus

Playground in Kelowna, B.C. (Contributed)
West Kelowna faced $5.2 million in recovery costs after a 2016 flood. (Capital News file photo)
West Kelowna faced $5.2 million in recovery costs after a 2016 flood. (Capital News file photo)